Searching for the right school? Open houses at international schools are always happening around Singapore, but sometimes it’s tough to keep your eye on so many upcoming events. We’ve done the heavy-lifting for you and rounded up the happenings at some of the top international schools and preschools in Singapore so you can head down for a look-see. And don’t forget the highly anticipated Honeykids Asia International School Fair in partnership with HSBC coming up next month! Pop it on your diary as the place to meet 21 different international schools under one roof!
Honeykids Asia International School Fair In Partnership with HSBC
We know it’s tough to decide which school to send your little darlings to. That’s why we’re making this painful process so much easier by inviting 21 top international schools and preschools into one room, again! The schools will have experts to address all your burning education questions and to talk you through everything from curriculums to bilingualism right through to school fees and facilities. Mark 29 September, 9am-3pm in your calendar as THE date you can finally stop procrastinating (and, if you’re like us, panicking) about which school to choose. RSVP now!
When: 29 September, 9am-3pm
Where: Shangri La Hotel, Orchard, Azalea, Gardenia and Orchid Room (Mezzanine Level), 22 Orange Grove Rd, Singapore 258350 (Look out for the HoneyKids staff in the foyer who will help direct you!)
Cost: Free but RSVP is required. Complimentary coffee, tea and soft drinks will be served
Shaws Preschool Open Houses
Did you know Shaws Preschool has been around for almost 30 years? And they’re ready to share their excellent pedagogy with us all during their islandwide open house on August 25. Head to any one of its campuses to find out more about this play-based preschool and its unique curriculum that combines exploratory learning with a strong foundation in Mandarin. You’ll get to explore the facilities, learn about what happens in the classrooms and meet the wonderful teaching staff at any and all of its six schools.
When: 25 August, 10am – 3pm
Where: Mountbatten Rd Campus, Tanjong Katong Campus, Katong Post Campus, Braddell Heights Campus, Carmichael Campus, Lorong Chuan Campus
HoneyKids presents Mid-Autumn Festival with Hillside World Academy
Come celebrate the Mooncake Festival with HoneyKids and Hillside World Academy! We’ve partnered up with this global institution to bring you and the kids a fab, FREE party. While the kids are taking part in Mandarin sing-a-longs and enjoying traditional Chinese performances, you’ll get to try handmade mooncakes and enjoy fab goodie bags. Did we mention it’s all for free? RSVP today!
When: Saturday 22 September, 3:30pm-6:30pm
Where: HWA Campus – 11 Hillside Drive, Singapore 548926
Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse Open Day
Calling all curious tots! It’s time to get your thinking caps on for a morning of exploration and fun. Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse is holding an exclusive tour of its centres for you to get a taste of its award-winning curriculum. See how kids can get excited about learning and join in the parent-child bonding activities.
When: 25 August, 10am – 12.30pm
Where: Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse @ Cactus (39 Cactus Crescent, Singapore 809741) & Kiddiwinkie Schoolhouse @ Lavender (998 Bendemeer Road, Singapore 339945)
Blue House Playgroup Series: Narratives of Fabric–Identity in Cloth
Keen to try something new? Blue House’s themed playgroups are just the thing to get toddlers out into the world to explore. They’ll have plenty of sensory play, make friends and build their confidence under Blue House’s team of experts. This term, Blue House will be exploring the different properties of fabric and engage all senses to explore its properties and allow kids to question, wonder and test theories.
When: 3 September – 25 November
Where: Blue House Turf City and UE Square
Cost: 12 weekly classes $480. Various packages available.
EtonHouse Orchard Open House
A school for Gen Z? It’s more likely than you think! Apart from its small class sizes and close knit community, EtonHouse Orchard has put an innovative tech-savvy spin on the IGCSE programme with its unique SMART programme (Science, Maths, Art, Research and Technology). Come see what else kids can learn in preparation for the next step to an IB diploma programme. Register through the link and get 50% off the registration fee before hopping into our article for all the deets!
When: 13 September 2018, Thursday, 6pm – 8pm; 15 September 2018, Saturday, 9am – 12.30pm
Where: 10 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247908
EtonHouse 718 Mountbatten Open House
Looking for a preschool in the East? EtonHouse 718 Mountbatten fits the bill. Come find out how this international IB preschool values and respects children as future global citizens and offers them the highest standard of education. Meet its talented and highly qualified staff, explore the sprawling campus and learn more about the curriculum. Register through the link and get 50% off the registration fee.
When: 8 September, 9.30am – 12pm
Where: 718 Mountbatten Road
Dover Court International School Early Years Open Morning
Want to start your child early in one of the leading, inclusive British international schools in Southeast Asia? Head down to Dover Court International School’s Early Years Open Day to find out more about the Nursery or Reception programmes for the August 2019 intake. Come meet the exemplary teaching staff including Dover Court’s Principal to understand more about its learning ethos and you’ll even get a chance to tour the school and see classes in action.
When: 26 September, 9am – 11.30am
Where: Dover Court International School, Cooper Hall
Marlborough College Malaysia Singapore Information Evening
The Master of Marlborough College Malaysia, Mr Alan Stevens is holding an Admissions Event in Singapore, which is your chance to find out about Boarding and Day Life at the College. Slip on your smart casuals and enjoy an evening of drinks and canapés while mingling with senior members of the Common Room, Housemasters and Housemistresses.
When: 5 Sep, 6.30pm
Where: check website for details
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